Staff/Principal/Senior Backend Engineer | Social Platform Startup

  • Location

    Los Angeles

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Salary:

    Circa 200-210k (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Hina Aggarwal

  • Contact email:


Our client are seeking Staff/Principal/Lead Backend Engineer: you love backend engineering and have been recognized as a leader in past roles! You are excited to work in a Node codebase. 

The ideal candidate will have had 3 or 4 years of experience at least one company and grown within the organization, demonstrating both loyalty and leadership. You will join the backend team at the very early stages of the company (as the 11th backend engineer) and will have all the excitement and accountability that comes from joining a fast-growing, well funded, Los Angeles startup (we think it's the best opportunity in LA - check our why us page). Our team is made up of the founder and ios lead of Flipagram, the third designer at Facebook and the PM who launched the Like button, and one of the first six engineers at Venmo. We prioritize learning and teamwork and love giving people the opportunity to champion big challenges and grow into better versions of themselves. 

A great candidate is excited to support the backend team's initiatives in messaging, connecting, and location-based maps initiatives. They are diligent and designs software architecture in a scalable manner. Finally, They believe in the vision which is to enrich lives by fostering relationships through quality, in-person interactions.